NIS America is releasing a new YS IX: Monstrum Nox gameplay trailer that shows both the gameplay and combat mechanics of the Falcom title. At the same time, the release date of the PlayStation 4 version has been announced, which will appear in Europe on February 5, 2021. The Nintendo Switch and PC versions will be released later in the summer of 2021.
The famous adventurer Adol “ The Red” Christin and his companion Dogi arrive in Balduq, a city annexed by the Romun Empire. Before Adol can even set foot in the metropolis, however, he is arrested. During his captivity, he meets Aprilis who turns him into a monster transformed, a being with supernatural powers and exorcistic abilities. Adol must deal with another monster ally, to fight the fearsome dangers of the mysterious dimension Grimwald Nox come. On his adventure, Adol discovers the mystery of the monster curse and the truth behind the ongoing unrest in Balduq.
- Dread Protectors: Play as one of six notorious monsters, each with their own unique abilities, such as climbing walls and discovering hidden objects.
- The world surrounded by walls: Explore the huge city, help the villagers and enter the Grimwald Nox
- The strengths of the night: Always be one step faster than your opponents with Flash Dodge and Flash Guard. Customize your fighting style with new game mechanics.
YS IX: Monstrum Nox by NIS America and Nihon Falcom will be released in 2021 for PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch, and PC.